95 Events Found
Speaker: Katie Daubs, David A. Wilson
Charismatic, charming, unscrupulous and vindictive, Ambrose Small was one of the most successful impresarios in Canada's history. As the owner o...
Upper Library, Massey College, 4 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON M5S 2E1
Speaker: Victor Ostapchuk
Seminar in Ottoman and Turkish Studies
Abstract: The term refugium—yet to be properly defined—has been used by scholars to denote areas where s...
Sidney Smith 2098, 100 St George St, Toronto, ON M5S 3G3
Speaker: Prof. Margaret E. Schotte (History At York University)
Early modern Europeans were preoccupied with the problem of safely crossing the oceans. Such trips—for trade, war, and colonial expansion—could en...
Room 108N, Munk School, 1 Devonshire Place
Speaker: Prof. Helen Solterer (Duke University)
Lecture by Professor Helen Solterer, "The Travail of Political Visionary Writing: Christine de Pizan, Edith Thomas, and Other Humanists at Work"
Room 301, Lillian Massey Building 125 Queen’s Park
Speaker: Dr. Abhi Subedi (Professor Emeritus - Tribhuvan University - Nepal)
This case study of Nepali literature shows how literature can reflect the expanding spheres of knowledge in societies like that of Nepal where multipl...
208 - North House, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON, M5S 3K7
Speaker: Dr. Bill Waiser
University of Toronto Libraries Media Commons presents "Alien Thunder" (1974), starring Donald Sutherland and Gordon Tootoosis.
Introduction and co...
Media Commons Theatre, Robarts Library, 3rd floor, 130 St. George Street, Toronto, ON
Speaker: Leonid Livak
This talk addresses the tensions which arose in the Russian emigre community in France during and after WWII. These tensions resulted from the diverge...
Munk School Room 108N, 1 Devonshire Place, Toronto, ON, M5S 3K7
Speaker: Simon Vickers And Luis Jacob
Simon Vickers engages with Luis Jacob’s two-part installation The View from Here to initiate dialogues on historical social movements and how the ci...
The View from Here Exhibit, 259 Lakeshore East, Toronto, On, M5A 3T7
The year 2020 will mark the 80th anniversary of the death of anarchist and feminist Emma Goldman in Toronto in May 1940. Deported from the United Stat...
Steelworkers Hall, 25 Cecil St., Toronto, ON M5T 1N1
Speaker: Antoine Compagnon
Au XIXème siècle, des révolutions, de la plume et de l’épée, de la « guerre », de l’ « escrime » ou de la « boxe littéraire », comme d...
Charbonnel Lounge, Brennan Hall, 81 St. Mary Street